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African dress styles 2017/2018

African dress styles 2017/2018

African fashion is discussed all over the world. During Africa Fashion Week London 2016, African designers from around the globe presented their collections inspired by African traditions, everyone was stunned by the beauty of African culture, ranging from ordinary people to celebrities. What are the trends in African dress styles for 2018?

African dress styles

African prints styles are mixtures of rich urban African culture, creativity and bright colors, and that's why it has gained such popularity recently. We can surely say that African designs and prints are the right choice for this year. Do not forget to refresh your wardrobe with a few pieces of clothes in African style, because African fashion is conquering the world by leaps and bounds.

Ankara Style

African dress styles 2017/2018

Ankara dresses always look lovely on everyone either children or adults because of their attractive prints. Short ankara dress or ankara skirt combined with nice accessories gives a charming look to your outfit. They can be worn casually or formally; all depends on your desire.

Models and celebrities have been spotted wearing ankara prints at awards ceremonies, on the streets, and at official events. Women from around the world are also stunned by the beauty of ankara prints. You can match short ankara dresses with high heels and bright makeup to get that super chic look that makes every head turn!

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Stylish African prints dresses for working women

Latest ankara fashion trends for working women includes ankara skirts with plain coloured buttoned blouse or shirt. This style will make you look stylish yet formal and it's suitable for all ladies irrespective of their sizes. You can complement this style with minimal makeup and small sized accessories.

African outfits for informal occasions

African dress styles 2017/2018

Embroidered mesh fabric is a trend loved by all designers nowadays, and it is quite suitable for informal outfits. You can add luxurious straps in combination with long or short gowns to your outfit and spice up your look by adding a watch, some elegant earrings or a bracelet which will nicely complete your dress. Also dresses showing bare shoulders are gaining popularity now, so keep that in mind.

Stylish looks for curvy ladies

Curvy ladies are a sight to behold! African printed dresses and skirts are perfect choices, the prints will soften their look and busy prints on the fabric will take attention away from their curves and give them slimmer looks. They should always choose the most suitable clothes that will make their outfit look classier. Bodycon dresses in small print suits curvy women very well.

African Fashion for teenagers

Tunics and slip-dress with Ankara print look amazing on teenagers. They look even younger wearing clothes in the bright colors. Bronze and sea green dresses are one of the trends to watch out for in 2018.

Accessories in African style

Do not be afraid to add Bianca heels in African prints along with western outfits. Also, ankara clutches and earrings look very decent and trendy when you wear them with simple dresses.

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